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SPIRIT OF ADVENTURE: In Livorno, Oceania Cruise passengers can check out the market, right (Image: ALAMY/GETTY) MARKET TIME IN THE MED The essence of Europe is beautifully showcased on this voyage with Oceania Cruises (0345 505 1920/oceaniacruises. com) which accentuates the cuisine and culture of each destination with special excursions. At Livorno, passengers visit the city’s market before delving deep into the Tuscan countryside for a cooking demonstration and lunch at the former country home of the famous Medici family. Corsica injects a Gallic infusion with mountain-bike adventures and village…

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Ryanair flight news: 30 UK trips cancelled as pilots strike | Travel News | Travel

Ryanair flights from the UK to Ireland will be cancelled, the travel provider has announced. The company tweeted a statement to their account revealing the changes to travel plans. The tweet stated: “Ryanair to cancel up to 30 of 290 Irish flights on Thurs 12 July, only some IRE-UK flights affected. “All Ireland to Europe flights to operate as normal as majority of Irish pilots fly on Thurs.” In a further statement the company stated they “regret” the action. It revealed that striking pilots are behind the changes in the…

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Cruises: Six great deals for trips to Cuba, the Mediterranean and more… | Cruise | Travel

SNOW-capped mountains, prolific wildlife including humpback whales and gigantic glaciers are just some of the things you’ll encounter in Alaska. Holland America Line (0843 374 2300 / hollandamerica.com) offers a seven-night Alaskan Explorer cruise on Eurodam from £1,597 (two sharing, full board). Set sail from Seattle on June 2, stopping ports including Juneau, Ketchikan and British Columbia. Price includes return flights from London, free hotel for one night pre-cruise and transfers. There’s a free upgrade from an inside cabin too and $300 onboard spending.  _______________________________________________________ UNPACK only once on this…

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